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Ford, Nissan, Suzuki and Chrysler announce recalls

Ford, Nissan, Suzuki and Chrysler are all recalling thousands of vehicles due to safety concerns. Read on: Manufacturer: Ford Vehicle model(s): 2011 F-53 and F-59 stripped chassis vehicles made between Feb.1, 2010 and July 1, 2011; 2012 F-53 AND F-59 … Continue reading

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Chevrolet, Vespa recall more than 6,400 vehicles due to safety concerns

Chevrolet Sonic and Vespa scooters are the subject of recalls beginning in mid-January. More than 6,400 vehicles are impacted by concerns that missing parts or malfunctions can cause either traffic collisions or fires in those respective vehicles. Read on: Manufacturer: … Continue reading

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Readers offer scooter buying advice

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I rode in my teens and now as an old guy. Italian products can be good but expensive. Personally, I’d never buy one because you’d be a slave to their prices — parts and labor — … Continue reading

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Readers speak out on bike lane use

Dear Street Smarts, Q: This is in response to the reader’s concern about wheelchairs/scooters being in the bicycle lane.  While I agree that the preferable path is the sidewalk for these conveyances, that is not always possible. The electric scooters … Continue reading

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